Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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Freeport-McMoRan’s Technical Training Programs Prepares Indigenous Papuans for Careers in Mining
October 3, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Hiring talent from regions where Freeport-McMoRan operates allows the company to incorporate local cultures and knowledge into its business systems while supporting local economies. The company has created tailored training programs to help reach this objective. PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI), a Freeport-McMoRan subsidiary, located in the remote...
Oct 3, 2019 9:05 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Grants $20,000 for Boys and Girls Club Robotics Program
September 26, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Freeport-McMoRan awarded The Boys and Girls Club of the Gila Valley a $20,000 grant for its Robotics Team named the Nerdy Newbs to compete at the Arizona North Regional Robotics Competition held at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. The equipment and competition entries for the Boys and Girls robotics program were purchased through the $...
Sep 26, 2019 8:05 AM ET
El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Prepares Indigenous Community Members for Careers in Mining
Freeport-McMoRan’s local stakeholder engagement and social investment objectives include formal interactions with indigenous peoples in traditional communities of Alto El Loa in Chile. To complement the Indigenous Peoples Employment Program established in 2017, El Abra started a new apprenticeship program to provide work experience to students who have completed post-secondary education...
Sep 19, 2019 8:40 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s PT Freeport Indonesia Partnership Fund Supports Education for Indigenous Children
August 23, 2019 - PT Freeport-Indonesia’s Partnership Fund for Community Development (LPMAK) provides educational facilities and support for local community members. The LPMAK sponsors the cost of boarding school for children of the seven local indigenous tribes near the PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) operations. Over 1000 students are now studying at the following LPMAK sponsored schools...
Aug 23, 2019 9:40 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Graduates Women Entrepreneurs from the DreamBuilder Program
July 26, 2019 - More than 300 entrepreneurs from Peru’s Arequipa region recently received their diplomas after finishing the DreamBuilder training program. The Dreambuilder program operates in over 65 countries and has registered more than 10,000 women for its online programs in Peru. The business innovation program includes core business management topics such as business planning,...
Jul 26, 2019 3:45 AM ET

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